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November 1, 2019

How to reference symbology from web maps [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Jonathan Bystedt
Jonathan Bystedt
Software Developer
How to reference symbology from web maps One of the big features that came with release of Geocortex Essentials 4.12 was the implementation of smart mapping capabilities available in ArcGIS Online. Now, you have the ability to import your web maps that were outputted from ArcGIS Online directly into a Geocortex viewer! This gives you the flexibility to preserve more information in Geocortex Viewer for HTML5 (GVH) that contains the same visual aesthetic that you would normally see in ArcGIS Online, like legends and complex symbology. In ...

October 25, 2019

How Geocortex Mobile can integrate with other apps [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Jeff Siemens
Jeff Siemens
Software Developer
How Geocortex Mobile can integrate with other apps in your GIS environment With the list of spatial requirements constantly growing for field crews and those responsible for managing their activities, developing a collection process that not only meets those requirements, but also integrates with all your other apps can be a daunting project to take on. Fortunately, Geocortex Mobile gives you all the tools you need to easily integrate external apps within its interface. In this tech tip we discuss how Geocortex Mobile can open other apps based on your URLs, the flexibil...

October 18, 2019

Implementing Arcade Expressions in Geocortex Essentials [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Jonathan Bystedt
Jonathan Bystedt
Software Developer
Implementing Arcade Expressions in Geocortex Essentials Did you know that Geocortex Essentials now supports the Arcade scripting engine? The Arcade expression language adds powerful scripting capabilities to the ArcGIS platform. By writing simple scripts, users can manipulate their map data on the fly in several ways. It’s now easier than ever to build a mapping application that pulls data from various sources and uses it creatively to improve decision making! In this Geocortex Tech Tip, we’ll show you how to use an Arcade script to set up a ran...

October 17, 2019

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Mobile

Patrick Fingler
Patrick Fingler
Technical Marketing Specialist
Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Mobile If you've been tasked with developing a field data collection application that is required to run offline, you may be familiar with the challenges associated with capturing and reporting on that data accurately. Especially when you're bootstrapped for developer resources. Fortunately, Geocortex Mobile allows you to build, review, edit, and submit information in both online and offline environments without needing to resort to custom coding. Built with the latest version of Esri’s ArcGIS Runtime SD...

October 11, 2019

How to Format Your Reports [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Ryan Cooney
Ryan Cooney
Product Owner
How to Format Your Reports in Geocortex Reporting When it comes to integrating different sources of information in your mapping applications, it can be a challenge to retrieve and present the data in a meaningful way. Combining this with the growing need to meet more complex reporting requirements, it’s clear that there needs to be an easier approach. Fortunately, formatting reports in Geocortex Reporting has never been easier. Whether it’s broad information or a very specific set of data sources, this technology has all the tools you need to d...

October 4, 2019

Showing an image in a form after a file picker [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Ryan Cooney
Ryan Cooney
Product Owner
Showing an image in a form after a file picker (base64) Enhancing the user experience was one of the fundamental goals when creating Geocortex Workflow technology, and we wanted to spend some time today to show you how you can enrich that experience using images, specifically within the file picker form element. In this Geocortex Tech Tip, we’ll show you how to create a simple workflow that displays bas64 encoded images to your users have within a form. Watch on YouTube. Video Transcript “Hi, thanks for joining me. My name is Ryan. Today...

October 2, 2019

Richard Wiegmann Joins VertiGIS as President and CEO

Jason Kolt
Jason Kolt
Director of Marketing
Richard Wiegmann Joins VertiGIS as President and CEO This press release was originally published on the VertiGIS website. (LONDON, UK), 2 October 2019 – The Board of Directors for VertiGIS, a world-leading Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software and solutions provider, appointed Richard Wiegmann as President and CEO, effective August 1, 2019. VertiGIS is comprised of Esri Platinum Partners AED-SICAD, Geocom Informatik and Latitude Geographics (Geocortex) in addition to AED-SYNERGIS, Dynamic Design and SynerGIS GIS & FM. Wiegmann, 49, ...

September 27, 2019

Understanding the toolbar in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Paul Van Haaren
Paul Van Haaren
Technical Marketing Lead
Understanding the toolbar in Geocortex Web Geocortex Web allows you to build beautiful web mapping applications without the need for costly and challenging custom development. We’ve put a lot of time and care into loading this powerful viewer framework with a plethora of useful tools, and we wanted to take some time to hep you understand where and how to access some of these using the toolbar within the interface. With that in mind, today’s Geocortex Tech Tip will examine how to use the toolbar and will highlight a few different optio...

September 20, 2019

Refining Results in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip]

Cam Barnard
Cam Barnard
Product Manager
Refining Results in Geocortex Web When it comes to performing searches within your viewer frameworks, you may quickly find yourself inundated with information – much of which you likely don’t need or don’t find relevant for whatever it is you may be trying to isolate. With Geocortex Web, there are some helpful tricks you can apply to quickly and efficiently refine your search results so that you’re laser-focused on exactly what you want to be viewing information on while removing the excess clutter. To that end, this week...

September 19, 2019

Charting data using Geocortex Reporting: Honing your charting skills

Mikiya Hobbs
Mikiya Hobbs
Business Development Coordinator
Master the art of presenting data with our new Charting Data using Geocortex Reporting training program! If you are responsible for configuring and managing reports that support your organization’s web mapping applications, you might be interested in one of our newest training programs! The Charting Data using Geocortex Reporting is a one-day digital training course that builds upon your existing knowledge of Geocortex Reporting technology and teaches you how to more efficiently and effectively chart your data using chart control. The course first introduces you to what chart development with Geocort...

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November 1, 2019

How to reference symbology from web maps [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 25, 2019

How Geocortex Mobile can integrate with other apps [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 18, 2019

Implementing Arcade Expressions in Geocortex Essentials [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 17, 2019

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Mobile

October 11, 2019

How to Format Your Reports [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 4, 2019

Showing an image in a form after a file picker [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 2, 2019

Richard Wiegmann Joins VertiGIS as President and CEO

September 27, 2019

Understanding the toolbar in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip]

September 20, 2019

Refining Results in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip]

September 19, 2019

Charting data using Geocortex Reporting: Honing your charting skills

September 13, 2019

Utilizing the flexibility of layout in Geocortex Web [Geocortex Tech Tip]

September 6, 2019

Creating Geocortex Web applications that move seamlessly between 2D and 3D [Geocortex Tech Tip]

August 28, 2019

Geocortex adds support for Arcade scripting and ArcGIS Online smart mapping

August 23, 2019

How to create sections and groups for your reports [Geocortex Tech Tip]

August 16, 2019

Displaying SQL Server Data in Geocortex Workflow [Geocortex Tech Tip]

August 14, 2019

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Essentials

August 8, 2019

City of Austin: Spreading floodplain awareness with Geocortex

August 1, 2019

Geocortex Essentials 4.12: Improved integration with ArcGIS® Online

July 25, 2019

Introduction to Geocortex Printing: Learn to build stunning print templates

July 17, 2019

Updates to the Geocortex Product Life Cycle

July 8, 2019

Extending Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS® with Geocortex Essentials [Webinar]

July 4, 2019

City of Bellingham: Using Geocortex to take the stress out of water shut-off

June 27, 2019

Geocortex at the 2019 Esri User Conference

June 14, 2019

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Workflow

May 17, 2019

Important Notice - Outage Issues & New Support Cases

May 17, 2019

How to build a summary report with aggregations of feature data [Geocortex Tech Tip]

May 16, 2019

Technology Q&A: Geocortex Mobile

May 10, 2019

How to create print templates for Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS®[Geocortex Tech Tip]

May 8, 2019

Dive into Geocortex Printing [Webinar]

May 3, 2019

Using Geocortex Workflow and Geocortex Reporting to produce a multi-layer report [Geocortex Tech Tip]

May 1, 2019

Market-Leading GIS Software and Services Companies Join to Form VertiGIS

May 1, 2019

Introducing VertiGIS

April 18, 2019

Integrating Workflows into Geocortex Mobile [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 17, 2019

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Reporting

April 12, 2019

Using Geocortex Go to preview app configurations [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 10, 2019

How to Address Complex Form Navigation Using Geocortex Workflow

April 5, 2019

Building native, offline IOS, Android and Windows apps with Geocortex Mobile Viewer [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 3, 2019

Streamlining mobile operations with Geocortex Mobile Viewer [Webinar]

March 29, 2019

A better way to run geoprocessing tasks in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 28, 2019

Extend the reach and capabilities of your applications with integrations [eBook]

March 22, 2019

Displaying data from SQL Database when you select features [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 20, 2019

How Geocortex users are enriching the communities they serve

March 15, 2019

How to Configure a Geocortex Essentials layer report with Geocortex Reporting 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 14, 2019

Region of Waterloo: How GIS & Geocortex technology helped meet local Source Protection Plan requirements

March 6, 2019

Integrating Business Intelligence and Data Sources with Geocortex Essentials [Webinar]

March 1, 2019

How to quickly add attachments to new features when editing [Geocortex Tech Tip]

February 22, 2019

Generating a report with sub reports from external data sources [Geocortex Tech Tip]

February 20, 2019

Geocortex Essentials 4.11: Saving Time & Increasing Efficiency

February 15, 2019

Accessing Samples and Building your First Workflow [Geocortex Tech Tip]

February 12, 2019

Open Beta of Geocortex Printing 5 Has Begun

February 8, 2019

Different Ways of Creating Selections of Features in Geocortex Viewer for HTML 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

February 6, 2019

4 Best Practices to Follow When Using Geocortex Workflow 5

February 1, 2019

Creating a Report that Displays a Screenshot of the Map [Geocortex Tech Tip]

January 28, 2019

Diving Into Geocortex Reporting 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

January 24, 2019

How Geocortex is Advancing Water Management Solutions

January 16, 2019

Creating Custom User Experiences with Geocortex Workflow 5 [Webinar]

January 11, 2019

Showing the search results using the item picker in Geocortex Workflow 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

January 9, 2019

City of Troy: Using GIS and asset management technologies to manage legislative requirements

January 4, 2019

Using scripting to put attachments in reports in Geocortex Reporting 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

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December 21, 2018

Integrating Pictometry, Bing and other 3rd party maps within your Geocortex applications

December 19, 2018

Recapping the Texas Geocortex Regional User Group

December 14, 2018

How to use Geocortex Workflow 5 to populate the Attribute Table in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS [Geocortex Tech Tip]

December 12, 2018

Finding yourself: Using geolocation in mobile and web applications [Webinar]

December 7, 2018

Enabling real-time user-to-user map collaboration within Geocortex Essentials

December 5, 2018

Reflecting on 2018

November 30, 2018

Creating mailing labels with reports with Geocortex Reporting 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

November 29, 2018

Alberta Energy Regulator: Supporting safe and responsible energy resource operations

November 26, 2018

Important update for ArcGIS and Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Support!

November 23, 2018

Using fine-grained security to control access to layers, features, attributes and application functionality [Geocortex Tech Tip]

November 21, 2018

Enhancing Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS® with Geocortex Reporting [Webinar]

November 16, 2018

Using Geocortex Workflow 5 to automatically display a form for editing layer attributes [Geocortex Tech Tip]

November 15, 2018

Geocortex Achieves Esri’s “Release Ready Specialty” Designation

November 14, 2018

Celebrating GIS Day with York Regional Police: How GIS Data Has Mitigated Risk & Increased Efficiency in Crime Prevention

November 9, 2018

How to access a SQL database from a workflow using Geocortex Workflow 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

November 2, 2018

How to send an email from a workflow using Geocortex Workflow 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 26, 2018

How to add and configure charts inside reports with Geocortex Reporting 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 24, 2018

Geocortex Water Webinar Series

October 19, 2018

Integrating Geocortex Essentials with ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise portal [Geocortex Tech Tip]

October 17, 2018

Cross-Platform Development with Xamarin [Webinar]

October 12, 2018

City of Fort Collins: Dynamic flood maps for public awareness, and flood insurance rate saving

October 2, 2018

Technology Q&A: Geocortex Workflow 5 “Behind the Firewall”

June 27, 2018

Geocortex Essentials 4.10 is here!

June 12, 2018

Geocortex and the GDPR

June 6, 2018

Geocortex at the 2018 Esri User Conference

May 15, 2018

Technology Q&A: The evolution of Geocortex and Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

April 25, 2018

How to manage data collected from Geocortex Workflow 5 forms [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 18, 2018

Delivering accessible mapping applications for everyone [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 11, 2018

How to search for data in a non-spatial database [Geocortex Tech Tip]

April 5, 2018

Configuring Geocortex Analytics to monitor a new Portal for ArcGIS instance [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 27, 2018

Getting started with forms in Geocortex Workflow 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 21, 2018

Using Geocortex Workflow with Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 15, 2018

Understanding tool usage in your GIS applications [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 7, 2018

Running Geocortex Essentials workflows from an identify operation [Geocortex Tech Tip]

March 2, 2018

GIS Health Assessment: A new way to think about your system

February 28, 2018

Using the in-app help system in Geocortex Workflow 5 [Geocortex Tech Tip]

February 21, 2018

How to configure a personalized dashboard in Geocortex Analytics [Geocortex Tech Tip]

January 25, 2018

GIS is shifting to SaaS, and it’s a win for everyone


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